Hull Kingston Rovers 64-11 Dewsbury Rams

Bradford Bulls 19-20 Hull Kingston Rovers


Hull Kingston Rovers defeated Dewsbury Rams with a rather unusual score of 64-11. The Robins scored the first try of the game before the Rams kicked a drop goal in the 13th minute courtesy of Lewis Fairhurst. Unfortunately for the visitors, their masterplan of staying in the game didn’t quite come to fruition as the table-toppers proved too strong for the West Yorkshire club. Ryan Shaw, Andrew Heffernan and Liam Salter all combined for seven tries as Tim Sheens’ men sailed to another win.

Shaw opened the scoring for KR after seven minutes with Jamie Ellis kicking the goal. However, the highlight of the game was only a few minutes away as Fairhurst kicked a drop goal to get the Rams on the board. Tries from Heffernan and Shaw extended the hosts’ advantage and things kept getting better for the full-timers who notched another four tries before the break to go into half-time 36-1 up. Heffernan and Shaw completed their brace and hat-trick respectively, either side of four pointers from Ellis and Salter.

Dewsbury started the second half in fine fashion as wingers Dale Morton and Gareth Potts both got on the scoresheet to put their side into double figures. However, that was the end of the scoring for the Rams as Hull KR finished proceedings with five more tries to their name. Ben Cockayne touched down before Jordan Abdull and Danny Addy got themselves on the scoresheet. Salter bagged his second try of proceedings in the latter stages of the tie as KR moved beyond the 60 point mark.

Hull Kingston Rovers

# Player Position Tries Goals Drop Goals Yellow Red Star Man
2Ben CockayneFull Back100000
4Liam SalterCentre200000
5Ryan ShawWing300000
7Jamie EllisScrum Half180001
11Maurice BlairLoose Forward000000
13Danny Addy 30Second Row100000
14Chris ClarksonSecond Row000000
16Jordan AbdullStand Off100000
17Mitch Clark 37Interchange000000
18Zach Dockar-Clay 25Interchange000000
21Rob MulhernProp000000
22Andrew Heffernan 24Centre200000
24Joe Wardill 22Interchange000000
25Will Jubb 18Hooker000000
27Will OakesWing000000
30Joe Cator 13Interchange100000
37Lee Jewitt 17Prop000000
 Total 1280001

Dewsbury Rams

# Player Position Tries Goals Drop Goals Yellow Red Star Man
2Dale MortonFull Back100000
5Gareth PottsWing100000
6Paul Sykes 13Interchange010000
9Tom Hemingway 26Hooker000000
11Rob SpicerSecond Row000000
13Aaron Brown 6Centre000000
15Robbie Ward 23Interchange000000
17Dom SpeakmanStand Off000000
18Jack Teanby 29Interchange000000
23James Glover 15Loose Forward000000
26Sam Day 9Interchange000000
26Luke HooleyCentre000000
27Billy HayesSecond Row000000
28Zach JohnsonProp000000
29Daniel Igbinedion 18Prop000000
31Alex BrownWing000000
41Lewis FairhurstScrum Half001000
 Total 211000

Match Details

Date Time League Season Match Day
June 18, 2017 3:00 pm Championship 2017 Sunday


Team1st half2nd halfFinal score
Hull Kingston Rovers362864
Dewsbury Rams11011

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